Comparison between:
- 27" BenQ PD2720U
- 27" BenQ SW271C
- 27" BenQ SW270C
- 27" BenQ PD2700U

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

BenQ PD2720UBenQ SW271CBenQ SW270CBenQ PD2700U
BenQ PD2720UBenQ SW271CBenQ SW270CBenQ PD2700U
Model year2018202020192018

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class27 in27 in27 in27 in
Diagonal684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
684 mm
68.4 cm
26.9291 in
2.2441 ft
Width596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
Height335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
Panel manufacturerLG Display-AUOLG Display
Panel modelLM270WR4-SSA1-M270DAN02.1LM270WR3-????
Panel typeIPSIPSIPSAH-IPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYesYes
LUT-3D LUT
16 bits
3D LUT
16 bits
-
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
Pixel density163 ppi
64 ppcm
163 ppi
64 ppcm
109 ppi
42 ppcm
163 ppi
64 ppcm
Display area89.07 %79.88 %88.46 %88.7 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB100 %100 %100 %100 %
Adobe RGB (1998)100 %99 %99 %70 %
NTSC (1953)---75 %
DCI P396 %90 %97 %-
Brightness350 cd/m²300 cd/m²300 cd/m²350 cd/m²
Peak brightness---400 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 11000 : 11300 : 1
Dynamic contrast20000000 : 120000000 : 120000000 : 1-
HDRHDR10HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10HDR10
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
5 ms
0.0050 s
Average response time14 ms
0.0140 s
-14 ms
0.0140 s
14 ms
0.0140 s
Input lag--30 ms
0.0300 s
15 ms
0.0150 s
CoatingAnti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)Anti-glare/Matte (3H)

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)27 kHz - 140 kHz27 kHz - 140 kHz27 kHz - 140 kHz27 kHz - 140 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)24 Hz - 76 Hz24 Hz - 76 Hz24 Hz - 76 Hz24 Hz - 76 Hz

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)--18 W-
Power consumption (average)42 W37 W36.1 W30 W
Power consumption (maximum)200 W-47 W80 W

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width614.4 mm
61.44 cm
24.189 in
2.0157 ft
647.04 mm
64.704 cm
25.474 in
2.1228 ft
613.8 mm
61.38 cm
24.1654 in
2.0138 ft
613.8 mm
61.38 cm
24.1654 in
2.0138 ft
Height366 mm
36.6 cm
14.4094 in
1.2008 ft
387.56 mm
38.756 cm
15.2583 in
1.2715 ft
368.9 mm
36.89 cm
14.5236 in
1.2103 ft
367.9 mm
36.79 cm
14.4843 in
1.207 ft
Depth87.39 mm
8.739 cm
3.4406 in
0.2867 ft
74.64 mm
7.464 cm
2.9386 in
0.2449 ft
62.65 mm
6.265 cm
2.4665 in
0.2055 ft
58.8 mm
5.88 cm
2.315 in
0.1929 ft
Weight5.3 kg
11.68 lbs
7.1 kg
15.65 lbs
6.5 kg
14.33 lbs
5 kg
11.02 lbs
Width with stand614.4 mm
61.44 cm
24.189 in
2.0157 ft
647.04 mm
64.704 cm
25.474 in
2.1228 ft
613.8 mm
61.38 cm
24.1654 in
2.0138 ft
613.8 mm
61.38 cm
24.1654 in
2.0138 ft
Height with stand443.71 mm
44.371 cm
17.4689 in
1.4557 ft
503 mm
50.3 cm
19.8031 in
1.6503 ft
504.5 mm
50.45 cm
19.8622 in
1.6552 ft
427.5 mm
42.75 cm
16.8307 in
1.4026 ft
Depth with stand186.31 mm
18.631 cm
7.335 in
0.6113 ft
285.27 mm
28.527 cm
11.2311 in
0.9359 ft
213.4 mm
21.34 cm
8.4016 in
0.7001 ft
230.7 mm
23.07 cm
9.0827 in
0.7569 ft
Weight with stand8.3 kg
18.3 lbs
10.9 kg
24.03 lbs
9.5 kg
20.94 lbs
7.7 kg
16.98 lbs
Box width693 mm
69.3 cm
27.2835 in
2.2736 ft
--686 mm
68.6 cm
27.0079 in
2.2507 ft
Box height620 mm
62 cm
24.4094 in
2.0341 ft
--494 mm
49.4 cm
19.4488 in
1.6207 ft
Box depth170 mm
17 cm
6.6929 in
0.5577 ft
--225 mm
22.5 cm
8.8583 in
0.7382 ft
Box weight10.5 kg
23.15 lbs
21.2 kg
46.74 lbs
-9.9 kg
21.83 lbs
ColorsBlack
Gray
GrayGrayBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesYesYes
Height adjustment range150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
150 mm
15 cm
5.9055 in
0.4921 ft
140 mm
14 cm
5.5118 in
0.4593 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesYesYesYes
Left pivot0 °0 °0 °0 °
Right pivot90 °90 °90 °90 °
Left/right swivelYesYesYesYes
Left swivel30 °45 °45 °45 °
Right swivel30 °45 °45 °45 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °20 °20 °20 °

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 2 W--2 x 2 W

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB (KVM keyboard connection)
2 x USB 3.1 (downstream)
1 x USB 3.1 (upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0 (65 W)
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0 (15 W)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
2 x USB 3.1 (Type-A; Gen 1; downstream)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-B; Gen 1; upstream)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C; Gen 1; upstream; 60W; DP Alt Mode)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x SD Memory Card Slot
2 x USB 3.1 (downstream)
1 x USB 3.1 (Type-C - 60 W)
1 x USB 3.1 (upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x SD Memory Card Slot
1 x USB (KVM keyboard connection)
4 x USB 3.0 (downstream)
2 x USB 3.0 (upstream)
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (Input mini)
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (Output MST)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAMA (Advanced Motion Accelerator)
Animation mode
CAD/CAM mode
Display Pilot
Flicker-free technology
Low Blue Light
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Advanced Black & White Mode
Advanced Motion Accelerator (AMA)
AQCOLOR Technology
BenQ Uniformity Technology
Black Level
CalMAN Verified
Flicker-free technology
GamutDuo Mode
Hardware Calibration
Hotkey Puck G2
Low Blue Light
Multi-Monitor Color Consistency
Pantone Validated
Paper Color Sync
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Professional Panel Guarantee
AMA (Advanced Motion Accelerator)
AQCOLOR Technology
Black Level
Flicker-free technology
Hardware calibration ready
Low Blue Light
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
AMA (Advanced Motion Accelerator)
AMD FreeSync technology
Animation mode
CAD/CAM mode
Display Pilot
Flicker-free technology
Low Blue Light

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR 7.0
Epeat Silver
TCO 7.0
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)
ENERGY STAR
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)
ENERGY STAR 7.0
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)
ENERGY STAR 7.0
Epeat Gold
TCO 7.0
WHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 8; Windows 7)

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature-0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
--
Operating humidity-10 % - 90 %--

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable
USB Type-A cable
USB Type-C cable
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
USB 3.1 cable
DisplayPort cable - mini-DP to DP
HDMI cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional features-Anti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington-
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